“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.” - John C. Maxwell
SLS-117 Strategic Thinking Essentials for Leaders
Schedule and Hours
In today's highly competitive business environment, employees must gain strategic planning and thinking skills for better planning and decision-making to obtain targeted goals. Strategic planning and thinking both are essential skills for any employee in an organization.
The era of digital revolution and disruptive geo-political forces has created a new reality for organizations across most industries. Whatever your business strategy is today, it will likely need to be different few years from now as we strive to understand and live in the COVID-19 new normalcy.
This Strategic Thinking Essentials for Leaders workshop, which focus on strategic thinking and future-focused leadership, participants will learn how to strengthen their critical mental skills and apply them to complex, important decisions. Strategic mindset enables new ways of framing and solving emerging business challenges. It also helps develop your strategic planning and thinking skills at any business level that enables organizations to grow.
This course also includes an assessment that will help you access your proficiency in strategic planning and thinking.
This course will provide practical tools and techniques for participants to:
Understandkeyconceptsof StrategicThinking and Management
Learn how to assess the alignment of their current strategy and current and future market conditions
Use a strategic framework to organize thinking and make decisions
Learn to set aside past solutions that may not work to solve future challenges
Recognize critical trends and patterns in their internal and external environments shaping the future
Apply strategic thinking to business challenges in any role in the organization
Understand the role of collective leadership set them on the path to generate solutions for today and tomorrow’s problems
Become more proactive and able to move forward in times of uncertainty
Module 1: Systems Thinking Fundamentals
Do not just step into it
Defining your harbor
Are we there yet
Are you ship-shaped
Just do it!
Being a successful professional requires creative, innovative, and entrepreneurial thinking, and to continually have a problem-solving mindset. As a systems thinker, you are expected to engage complex problems from multiple perspectives and different angles, viewing them holistically
Module 2: Creative Disruption
In the wake of COVID-19, there is a need to radically change our existing conventions to engage business in the new normal
Module 3: Rollercoaster of Change
A ‘Respond-able’ me
Keeping close to Skeptics
Diverse skills and experiences create better teams
Collaborating makes us all better
Integrate across the organization
Things happen that derail our plans and the test of a successful leader is how he/she responds to the changes that happen, pivots tore vise the strategy for success, and implements the revised strategy
This training resource is designed for : 1)Leaders and professionals who have to support business priorities 2)Business people who wish to progress in their organization 3)Emerging leaders
This is a 2-days programme. This course runs from 9:00am – 5:00pm with an hour for lunch and periodic short breaks.
This is an intensive session designed to include as much discussion as possible. Lunch and breaks provide an opportunity for further questioning and discussion with the instructors.
We are HRD Corp (Human Resource Development Corporation) Registered Training Provider. All of our training modules are claimable under HRD Corp.